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  1. Steps Americans Have Taken in Response to Outbreak Washed your hands or used hand sanitizer more frequently Avoided places where many people are gathered together, like sporting events, malls, or public transportation Avoided people you think may have recently visited Mexico Avoided Mexican restaurants or grocery stores Worn a face mask Purchased a face mask Talked with your doctor about health issues related to swine flu Gotten a prescription for or purchased antivirals Harvard Opinion Research Program, Harvard School of Public Health, April 29, 2009.

  2. Americans’ Beliefs about How You Can Get Swine Flu % saying you can get from… Close contact with someone who has swine flu (within 3 feet) Being near someone with swine flu, but not in close contact (30 feet) Coming in contact with pigs Eating pork Harvard Opinion Research Program, Harvard School of Public Health, April 29, 2009.

  3. Americans’ Knowledge about Swine Flu Treatment and Vaccine % saying There is an effective medicine to treat swine flu There is NOT an effective medicine Don’t know There is a vaccine against swine flu There Is NOT a vaccine Don’t know Harvard Opinion Research Program, Harvard School of Public Health, April 29, 2009.